Extra large straws, pale green (with white inside) and purplish blue (with white and bright purple inside), on a khaki nylon cord.
Lightweight, made of multiple layers of plastic straws which offer a robust, thick-walled necklace with subtle changes in colour throughout.
41cm hanging length (overall length 82cm) x each piece 1.3cm wide.
Marcos Guzman is a Melbourne based artist working in acrylic and consumer plastics. Eschewing industrial processes for a considered handmade approach, Marcos uncovers the subtle and precious qualities of his chosen material. His use of vivid colour and graphic line work evoke a sense of nostalgia, while his evocative titles imbue each piece with a suggested narrative.